How Long A Meeting Should Really Be, According to a Communications Expert

When was the last time you walked out of a meeting feeling energized, excited, motivated, clear-headed? Exactly. Those meetings are rare. At…

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QUIZ: What’s Your Communication Style?

Find out which of the five main communication styles you use, plus what that might mean for your career.

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125 Conversation Starters For Virtually Any Situation

A good conversation starter can transform an awkward, stilted conversation into an interesting, enjoyable discussion. That’s important in sales, as having several…

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10 Things to Never Say in an Email

There are some things you already know not to mention via email; political opinions, anything that could be considered sexual harassment, and…

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8 Things to Do on Your First Day at a New Job

The first day of a new job presents a chance to make a good impression on the people you’ll (hopefully) be working…

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10 Words and Phrases That Make You Look Like an Amateur

Workplace jargon is no joke – you might not think about the words and phrases you use on a daily basis, but…

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5 Crazy Stories About Giving Two Weeks’ Notice (and What You Can Learn From Them)

Getting a new job is exciting. You get to look forward to a new work environment, colleagues and responsibilities. But it’s also…

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3 Ways to Master Self-Promotion Without Sounding Arrogant

Workplace cultures across many industries are full of recommendations to “promote yourself” and make yourself as visible as possible, especially in the…

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8 Ways to Cultivate Better Work Relationships in 2018 

The office used to be a place where you would come, put in your eight hours, and go home to those who…

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Don’t Be These 4 People at Work

Everyone has worked with someone who rubs people the wrong way. People like this may not know that their behaviors annoy everyone else,…

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8 Signs You’re the Toxic Co-Worker in the Office

Toxicity can transform an otherwise pleasant work environment into one in which productivity suffers, morale erodes and employees are looking for the…

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5 Seemingly Minor Mistakes That Could Cost You Your Job

We all make mistakes on the job, whether it’s botching a presentation or showing up late more often than not. But while certain blunders…

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